TSX opens higher as resource rally leads rise

Tue Oct 6, 2015 10:02am EDT
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TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened higher on Tuesday, led by a 2.3 percent jump among materials, home to miners and other resource companies.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 54.06 points, or 0.4 percent, at 13,606.26. Seven of the index's 10 main sectors advanced.

(Reporting by Solarina Ho; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

A man walks past an old Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) sign in Toronto, June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Mark Blinch